The editors at Consumer Reports have picked out for us 10 comments from their readers about the ten least reliable cars.
- Chevrolet Tahoe / GMC Yukon
"Screen froze blue. Had replaced. Then had trim issues from the repair. Then went blue again. Replaced again only to find out that they are planning a recall."
9. Ram 2500
"Front 4-Wheel drive tried to engage due to faulty modules on Left side at 2200 miles; replaced under warranty. Right side failed about 400 miles later; replaced under warranty."
8. Ford Fiesta
"Within 20000 miles the clutch has been replaced two times, working on its third"
7. Fiat 500L
"Drivers side seat back latching system failed. Required the entire seat to be replaced under warranty."
6. Tesla Model X
"Falcon doors keep getting stuck closed but unlatched, trapping people inside. Fails with the slightest bit of slush or ice. Tesla's fixes only work a few weeks."
5. Chrysler 200
"the (transmission) software has been replaced 4 times and it still doesn't shift smoothly each time"
4. Chevrolet Suburban / GMC Yukon XL
“Steering column had to be replaced. Was making snapping noise when turning.”
3. Jeep Renegade
"Car dropped firing cylinders was told the valve timing was off and needed repair."
2. Ford Focus
"Clutches slipped from new. Replaced at 10000 miles still does not shift properly in traffic."
1. Cadillac Escalade
"Problem showed up at 3,000 miles. Had to take to dealer 4 times...New transmission installed."